Australian Gourmet Traveller says doors are opening on more star-quality accommodation in Brisbane than any other city in the country – ensuring business event planners are spoilt for choice.
The Brisbane Convention Bureau has appointed new Business Development Managers to reach out to business event planners thinking of staging an event in Brisbane.
The ever-popular Brisbane Pop-Up networking showcase exploded with record numbers of exhibitors and attendees this year.
Brisbane hotels have proved they offer superior service for business event planners, taking out accolades in the 2015 HM Awards for Accommodation Excellence.
Brisbane’s reputation as a centre of research and innovation excellence is being reflected in a number of major international conferences to be staged in the city.
Those visiting Brisbane for a conference can visit the Great Barrier Reef on a day trip.
Brisbane has been named as the host city for the largest Australia-Pacific aviation conference of its kind next year.
Echo Entertainment’s Destination Brisbane Consortium has been named the successful tenderer for the multi-billion dollar Queen’s Wharf integrated resort and entertainment precinct project.
Brisbane is a popular business events destination for associations after two peak industry bodies announced they would stage their 2016 national conferences in the city.
A major Australian scientific association will host its national annual conference to coincide with the World Science Festival Brisbane.